Financial Accounting Manager

Job Title: Financial Accounting Manager
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: London, London
Salary: £300 - £350 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH53651
Contact Name: Ryan Burrow
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 25, 2016 10:25

Job Description

Handle are currently working with a global retail brand on their search for a qualified Financial Accounting Manager to join their team for 3-6 months to cover an internal secondment.

Managing a team of 3 and reporting directly into the FD your duties would include:

  • Ensuring a robust financial control environment
  • Managing the continued improvement and development of the month end reporting processes
  • Reviewing the financials recorded in each legal entity's general ledger to ensure results are reported in line with IFRS accounting standards
  • Reviewing all balance sheet reconciliations
  • Managing the implementation of a new system
  • Preparation statutory accounts
  • Business partnering with Commercial Finance, continuously improving the Capex processes & ensuring knowledge transfer of actual and forecast data between the teams
  • Re-translations of foreign balances working alongside the tax team to implement and review the monthly VAT balances

The successful candidate will be a fully qualified accountant who ideally received their training in practice before moving into industry where they will have worked in financial reporting roles for international businesses.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.